Looking for some love online? Turning to the internet to get a date before Valentine’s Day? Here are our top three evidence-based tips for online dating.
1. Guys: Add a sentence that showcases your ambitions, and have your profile picture focus on your FACE.
found that women on online dating sites were more likely to choose men who listed ambitious future plans. They specifically used the example of a man who said he planned to finish law school because it was important to him, versus a man who said he was leaving because it was too competitive. Where do you see yourself in five years, and what are you doing to work towards that?
2. Take it easy, and be ready to play the long-game.
3. Once you get to “Facebook” status, DO say you’re in a relationship.
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Jen Finelli is a world-traveling scifi author who’s ridden a motorcycle in a tropical monsoon, crawled into a flaming car, found Greek wall-poetry in a city’s underground tunnels, gotten locked in a German nunnery, showered under a jungle mountain waterfall, and eaten with wonderful people on four continents. She’ll have her MD complete in 2017, right after she releases her novel about a comic book character who shoots his author. Check her out on twitter @petr3pan, or on her website, where she got a bunch of authors to give away free stories you can steal at http://byjenfinelli.com/what-you-get-five-free-reads-just-because/